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Things to do in Kauai

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Ranked #31 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #32 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

If you are staying in the Hanalei or Princeville area, Anini Beach (southeast of Princeville) is one of the nicest swimmable (and child friendly) beaches on the northern side of... more »

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Ranked #33 of 125 attractions in Kauai
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Wailua Falls (Lihue)
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Ranked #34 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors

The waterfalls are beautiful but you can only view them from the end of a long, dead-end, winding road of fields, up high. There is limited parking with a small turn-around area... more »

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Ranked #35 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Queen's Bath (Princeville)
Ranked #36 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks

The Queen's Bath is a tide pool about the size of a swimming pool, located below some cliffs in princeville along a rocky shoreline. The coastal views from this area are beautiful... more »

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Ranked #37 of 125 attractions in Kauai
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Ranked #38 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
The isolated beach where the movie "South Pacific" was filmed. It is not a swimming beach but the views are spectacular.
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Ranked #39 of 125 attractions in Kauai
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Ranked #40 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #41 of 125 attractions in Kauai
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Ranked #42 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

Brennecke's Beach is one of the top body surfing and body boarding beaches on Kauai. No surfboards. Waves break consistently throughout the year but is usually best during summer... more »

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Ranked #43 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Parks; Outdoors

This is a very nice beach where it is not too crowded or over run. There are two parts to it actually. Going to Port Allen Airport road instead of the other way, will lead you to... more »

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Ranked #44 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #45 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
Mountains on Kauai that offer many hiking trails.
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Ranked #46 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Built in the 1930’s, Kilohana Plantation is a historic landmark and premier visitor attraction offering visitors and locals a... more » Owner description: Built in the 1930’s, Kilohana Plantation is a historic landmark and premier visitor attraction offering visitors and locals a glimpse into Kauai’s past combined with assorted island-style activities, dining and shopping. Ride on our Kauai Plantation Railway, winding its way through the plantation’s working farms and orchards. Learn about Kauai’s history, enjoy the beautiful views and stop to feed the pigs! Take the afternoon to stroll the grounds and explore the 16,000 sq. foot plantation home. Stop in at Koloa Rum Co. for a rum tasting or for a full “Rum & Dining Experience.” Visit the various artisan shops located around the grounds and both upstairs and downstairs in the home. Established in 1986, Gaylord’s restaurant is a Kauai tradition. Set in the courtyard of the estate, it offers fresh, island-inspired food and beverages for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Make lunch a part of your fun afternoon on the estate or make reservations for a romantic dinner. Memorable by day, unforgettable by night. Opening soon: A fun new bar in the Kilohana living room. Luau Kalamaku is Kauai’s only theatrical luau telling the story of the original Tahitian voyage to the Hawaiian islands. An interactive experience, it offers all the exciting luau features including an imu ceremony, torch lighting, Polynesian knife dance and of course traditional music & hula. Choose one or all of the features that Kilohana Plantation has to offer. Open daily, you’ll love the chance to see a piece of Kauai’s history while experiencing the best of the island today! « less
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Ranked #47 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Owner description: Oldest Catholic Church in Hawaii, built in 1841, beautiful gardens and grounds. Walk the stations of the cross, overlooking... more » Owner description: Oldest Catholic Church in Hawaii, built in 1841, beautiful gardens and grounds. Walk the stations of the cross, overlooking the ocean surrounded by green mountains. Spiritual place, quiet, peaceful and lovely. « less
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Ranked #48 of 125 attractions in Kauai
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Ranked #49 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Kauai Museum (Lihue)
Ranked #50 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: History Museums; Natural History Museums; Museums
A natural history museum in Kaua'i.
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Ranked #51 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #52 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #53 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Ships; Landmarks
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Ranked #54 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors

The bridge across the river was destroyed in a 1950s hurricane, so there are two ways of getting to this beach.  The best way is to take the Kalihiwai Rd. that is just past Banana... more »

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Ranked #55 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
One of Kauai's best hiking trails.
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Ranked #56 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Kealia Beach (Kealia)
Ranked #57 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #58 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
Water forced through a lava tube produces hissing and a plume of spray.
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Ranked #59 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
A 10-mile hiking and biking trail on Kaua'i's south shore.
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Ranked #60 of 125 attractions in Kauai
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors
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